December 03, 2015
Location: Paris
Country: France

The Alliance is co-hosting a side event on December 3, 2015 with Vanke at the China Pavilion during the climate talks in Paris.

Alliance CEO Radha Muthiah will speak at the plenary among other distinguished leaders, such as Al Gore, Andrew Steer, Xie Zhenhua and other Chinese business leaders. A partnership agreement will be signed with the Shenzhen General Chamber of Commerce (SGCC), chaired by Mr. Wang Shi, Chairman of Vanke and also a member of Alliance Leadership Council. SGCC will set up a clean cookstoves and fuels fund in the coming years to address the this major development and climate issue and support the clean cooking sector, as a first step supporting the Alliance and engaging private sector in China.

The Alliance is working with the Chinese National Development and Reform Commission on a South-South program to facilitate knowledge sharing and technology support between the developing countries. High level leaders will be on the stage to witness the signing, including Minister Xie Zhenhua, China’s Special Envoy for Climate Change and member of Alliance Leadership Council, Daniele Violetti, Chief of Staff, UNFCCC.